If you want to be able to switch from sitting to standing while working, one of these small stand-up work desks is just the thing for you to go with your standard work desk.
It can be a dedicated work desk or temporary workstation, these small stand-up height adjustable work desk do not need a lot of room and can stay in the corner of the room to complement your sit down work desk. Working on your feet one minute and your bum the next, to be able to move around for office bound entrepreneur makes for a change. And, if you are like me, moving around, sitting to standing, activates ideas and make think better, making for a more productive day.
While these are height adjustable, it requires the height to be fixed prior to using. Unlike electric or crank operated adjustable height desks, these are pretty much adjust to fit and stay that way during use. To change the desk height would require all load to be removed. Up to two screws will need to come out on either side, and at least one other person to hold the desk or lay it on its side to refit the screws after sliding the stands to the desired height.
Small Adjustable Height Stand Up Work Desks: no more than 40-inch width
All the small height adjustable standing work desks in our line-up except for the last one also feature castors and some with extra selves for storage. We have marked these out in our list for your consideration.
- VIVO Mobile Height Adjustable Stand Up Desk 27.5-inch Rolling Presentation Cart (CART-V02D) – TWO-LEVEL + TWO SHELVES
- Mobile Adjustable Height Stand Up Workstation 29.5-inch – TWO-LEVEL + TWO SHELVES
- Stand Up Desk 40-inch Mobile Adjustable Stand Up Desk with Monitor Mount – SINGLE LEVEL, MONITOR MOUNT
- LUXOR PS3945 Presentation Cart 24-inch – TWO-LEVEL + SHELF
- Adapta Table 36-inch Adjustable Height – SINGLE LEVEL
A Closer Look
Let’s take a closer look at each of these small height adjustable stand up desks.
1. VIVO Mobile Height Adjustable Stand Up Desk Rolling Presentation Cart (CART-V02D) – TWO LEVEL + TWO SHELVES
WHAT WE LIKE – the easy tightening knobs to adjust the height, various selves, sturdy castors and extra clean lines and frame with rounded corners.
2. Mobile Adjustable Height Stand Up Workstation 29.5-inch – TWO LEVEL + TWO SHELVES
WHAT WE LIKE – Extra shelves for printer, paper and/or base unit, two tier work top with stow away keyboard and mouse shelf.
3. Stand Up Desk 40-inch Mobile Adjustable Stand Up Desk with Monitor Mount – SINGLE LEVEL
WHAT WE LIKE – The single pole monitor stand and wide worktop space.
4. LUXOR PS3945 Presentation Cart 24-inch – TWO-LEVEL + SHELF
WHAT WE LIKE – the heavy duty castors and the two tier height suitable for a workstation; keyboard and screen while the bottom shelf carries the computer base unit all in a compact width saving space.
5. Adapta Table 36-inch Adjustable Height – SINGLE LEVEL
WHAT WE LIKE – the no nonsense rounded corner table top. That shiny chrome finished feet and those easy set knobs for height adjustments.
Don’t forget your anti-fatigue mat for those in the service industry or even to use at home. These highly rated anti-fatigue comfort mat is a must have from Imprint CumulusPRO to accompany your standing desk.
Made from environmentally friendly material, the mat uses Cushion-Core Technology to reduce fatigue and increase comfort and productivity. It has contoured beveled edge that does not curl up to reduce trip hazard while the non-slip bottom keeps the mat in place.
With its high density core, it is guaranteed not to lose support over time. The mat is available in two sizes with 60-inch or 36-inch width and in two shades, black or brown.